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  Letter, John T. Jones to Mr. John Brown
Author: Jones, John Tecumseh (Tauy)
Date: October 13, 1857

"Ottawa Jones," a mixed-blood Indian who lived on Ottawa Creek in Franklin Co., wrote John Brown on October 13, 1857, regarding a financial claim/account that he was trying unsuccessfully to collect on for his friend, Brown. Jones closed by asking God to bless and reward Brown in his struggle "to bring about liberty for all men."

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: John Brown Collection, #299, Box 1, Folder 28
Item Number: 102656              Number of images: 2
Keywords: Brown, John, 1800-1859; Finance; Franklin County, Kansas Territory; Free state cause; Jones, John Tecumseh (Tauy); Ottawa Creek, Kansas Territory; Parrott, Marcus J., 1828-1879

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